Monthly Archives: January 2017

Good news for new home sales in November – The Adviser

As read in The Adviser -A survey of the country’s largest home builders shows a strong bounce in Australia’s property sales in November 2016. The HIA New Homes Sales Report has revealed that following a dip to a two-year low last October, new home sales recovered significantly in November, an indication that the national new […]

Are we actually in a housing bubble? – Australian Broker

As read in the Australian Broker online -“Are we in a house price bubble right now? We can’t say for sure.” In an article for Business Insider Australia, Michael Potter, research fellow for the Economics Program at the Centre for Independent Studies (CIS), has questioned warnings that the real estate bubble is due to burst in […]

ASIC warns customers of scam emails- The Adviser

As read in The Adviser -Registry customers of the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) are being warned that scam emails purporting to be from the regulator have been sent to some customers. ASIC has revealed that it is “aware some customers have received emails containing attachments or links to fake invoices” and is calling […]

8 market predictions for 2017- MortgageBusiness

As read in MortgaeBusiness Online – Sydney’s property market could be set for a significant change in 2017 according to Douglas Driscoll, CEO of award-winning real estate group Starr Partners. 1. Rate hikes on the horizon There are already conversations bubbling over a possible rate rise in 2017 and I can almost guarantee that the […]